Waxell Platon L.( Writer)
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Born in 1844, the son of Leo Tolstoy Waxell. Studied music at the Decker. Written in French biography of Glinka, translated in 1862. in Portuguese, at the same time, living on the island of Madeira, the Portuguese introduced to Russian literature, art and science in a number of articles in "Gazeta da Madeira" (a separate publication: "Quadros da litteratura, das sciencias e artes na Russia", 1868). Living in Lisbon, . Waxell engaged in collecting material on the history of Portuguese music and wrote a detailed history of Portuguese music (published in the German musical dictionary Mendel Reisman "Erganzungsband", . 1886, . and then separately "Abriss der Geschichte der Portugiesischen Musik", . B,
. 1883). V. also compiled a dictionary of Portuguese musicians and handed it to Joachim Vaskonsello, use this material for his writings: "Os Musicos portuguezes" (Oporto, 1870). Other articles Waxell on music have appeared at different times in Lisbon and Rome Journals. In 1870, Mr.. taking up the University of Leipzig natural and international law, in. received a doctorate for a thesis: "L'armee d'invasion et la population" (Leipzig, 1874). Paper read Waxell in the Society of International Law, published in N 2 bulletin society: "Sur l'extradition des criminels politiques" (St. Petersburg, 1881). In the "Journal de St.-Pet." Waxell placed articles and bibliographical notes on the literature of international law, as well as many satirical articles and notes as a music critic. Being a rabid fan of A. Rubinstein, he generally shared his conservative views on music, a negative attitude to Berlioz, Wagner, Liszt and the composer of the new Russian school. The collection of autographs, which Waxell began collecting since 1871, Mr.. with his friend Brachet, has several thousand numbers (cm. "Review of the music department collections," "Theater and Music Journal, 1883). - See. Critique and biographical dictionary of Russian writers and scientists, SA. Vengerov